With an overall population of 45,386 and a student population of 26,450, approximately 21,184 of Normal students attend one of Normal's schools that offer marketing programs.
Of the 1 marketing schools in Normal, the largest marketing school, by student population, is Illinois State University. In 2010, Illinois State University graduated approximately 222 students from its marketing program.
A reported 222 students graduated with credentials in marketing in Normal in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,751 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Normal marketing schools was an average of $28,781 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,084 for marketing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Normal-based marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,882 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many marketing graduates choose to work as marketing professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Normal, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of marketing professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Normal. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for marketing professionals.